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Gay, Marie-Louise

Overview
Works: 226 works in 1,062 publications in 18 languages and 42,078 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  High interest-low vocabulary books  Picture books  Pictorial works  Children's audiobooks  Braille books 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.G2375, E
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Publications about Marie-Louise Gay
Publications by Marie-Louise Gay
Most widely held works about Marie-Louise Gay
 
Most widely held works by Marie-Louise Gay
Houndsley and Catina by James Howe( Book )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 7,412 libraries worldwide
Houndsley and Catina run into trouble when they decide to prove that they are the best at cooking and writing, respectively
Houndsley and Catina and the birthday surprise by James Howe( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 3,637 libraries worldwide
Friends Houndsley and Catina are sad because they do not know when their birthdays are, but they solve the problem in a thoughtful and creative way
Stella, fairy of the forest by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
51 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,869 libraries worldwide
Stella and her little brother, Sam, embark on an adventurous day in the forest, where they explore the outdoor world together and discover the joys of nature
Stella, queen of the snow by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
41 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 1,623 libraries worldwide
Stella introduces Sam to the fun of playing in the snow
Good morning Sam by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
42 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,466 libraries worldwide
Sam gets dressed all by himself, with a little help from his sister Stella
Houndsley and Catina and the quiet time by James Howe( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,459 libraries worldwide
Houndsley loves the quiet of the first snow of winter, but Catina does not enjoy being snowed in. What about all her plans for the day? With pretending, books, games, creativity, and some time to dream, Houndsley helps Catina let go of her worries and enjoy the snowy day
Good night Sam by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
35 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,440 libraries worldwide
The story touches on many fears young children have about the dark-monsters in the closet, menacing-looking furniture, noises from unknown sources-but it reassures with gentle humor and a steadfast sister
Stella, star of the sea by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
57 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 14 languages and held by 1,434 libraries worldwide
Sam is full of questions on his first trip to the seashore and his older sister has an answer for each one, except whether or not Sam will ever to into the water
When Stella was very, very small by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
14 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,228 libraries worldwide
Ever-inquisitive, carrot-top Stella takes a peek at her early days when she couldn't read but, now that she's grown, she can read to her little brother
Stella, princess of the sky by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
26 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,225 libraries worldwide
In this sweetly humorous book, Stella and her brother, Sam, explore the wonders of the natural world. A vast luminous sky, the sun, the stars, and the rising moon form the backdrop for their nocturnal expedition. As they encounter raccoons, fireflies, tree frogs, and bats, Sam wonders if the moon can swim, if the sun wears pajamas, or if he can catch shooting stars with his butterfly net. Stella, as always, has an answer for every question. Marie-Louise Gay's whimsical prose and enchanting illustrations capture the joys of young children making their first discoveries of the world around them
Roslyn Rutabaga and the biggest hole on earth by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,124 libraries worldwide
A young bunny named Roslyn Rutabega awakens one morning and informs her father that she will dig the biggest hole on Earth, but the grumpy animals that she disturbs with her digging slow down her progress
Caramba by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
31 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 942 libraries worldwide
Caramba is disappointed that he can't fly like other cats, but when his cousins decide to show him how, he discovers that he does have a unique talent that other cats don't have
What are you doing, Sam? by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
15 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 781 libraries worldwide
Stella's little brother Sam decides to teach his dog Fred new tricks, but Fred has other ideas which include doing as he pleases and making the maximum amount of mess
Please, Louise! by Frieda Wishinsky( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 733 libraries worldwide
Jake is annoyed that his little sister Louise won't leave him alone. He wishes Louise were a dog. Suddenly Louise is gone and a little dog appears to be in her place. Jake is worried that his wish may have come true
How to take your grandmother to the museum by Lois Wyse( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 654 libraries worldwide
A young girl takes her grandmother on an outing to the natural history museum
Read me a story, Stella by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and French and held by 618 libraries worldwide
Stella introduces her little brother Sam to the pleasures of reading
Caramba and Henry by Marie-Louise Gay( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in 3 languages and held by 599 libraries worldwide
Caramba's troublesome little brother Henry learns to fly and breaks free from the string Caramba has tied around his waist, and it is dark when Caramba and his friend Portia finally find the little boy, clinging to a tree branch and very relieved to be rescued
Tiger and badger by Emily Jenkins( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
Best friends Tiger and Badger work through their disagreements over a toy, a chair, and sharing
 
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Alternative Names
Gay, Marie-Louise
Gay, Marie Louise, 1952-
Marie-Louise Gay Canadian illustrator
Marie-Louise Gay Canadian illustrator and children's writer
גי, מרי-לואיז
개이, 마리 루이스 1952-
게이, 마리 루이스 1952-
게이, 마리 루이즈 1952-
게이, 마리에 루이스 1952-
ゲイ, メアリー・ルイーズ
Languages
English (194)
French (55)
German (31)
Portuguese (27)
Spanish (21)
Japanese (20)
Chinese (15)
Dutch (9)
Welsh (5)
Swedish (4)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (3)
Italian (3)
Hungarian (3)
Korean (2)
Danish (1)
Catalan (1)
Basque (1)
Galician (1)
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